Men's Golf

Blake Nicolai
Blake Nicolai

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Long Beach, CA

High School:
Woodrow Wilson HS

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 145

Experience:
3V



02/09/2010

Men's Golf: Final Round of Del Walker Invite

Final round of Del Walker Invitational at Virginia Country Club on Oct. 23, 2009

02/03/2010

LMU Men's Golf at Del Walker Invitational - Day One

Lions at Long Beach State tournament in fall of 2009

Briefly... Blake Nicolai joined the LMU men's golf team for his first year of collegiate golf in 2007... was a walk-on that began in January of 2007.... he is now in his fourth and final season and played in all but one tournament as a junior... qualified for and played in the 2009 U.S. Amateur held at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Okla., in August... finished 17th at the 2009 Pasadena City Championships in May.

At LMU...
2008-09... went from walk-on to one of the Lions' top-five players as a junior... played in 30 of the 33 rounds the Lions played as a team in 2008-09... posted a career-best 223 twice, good for 56th at the Kauai Collegiate Invigte and then his best finish of tied for 24th at te USF Triumph... shot a 228, good for a tie at 32nd in the 2009 WCC Championships... had a career-best 76.5 stroke average on the season... 2007-08... played in three tournaments, hitting a low round of 76 at Pacific Coast Intercollegiate... finished the tournament with a 230... averaged 79.9... 2006-07... played 15 rounds for the Lions in first season of golf, including an appearance in the 2007 WCC Championships, finished 33rd... finishing with a 77.5 average...

High School...
He graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 2006 with a 3.7 GPA... was a four-year Principal Honor Roll member... was named Woodrow Wilson Medalion Award winner (top 10-percent of graduating class)... played golf all four years for coach Jim Ferguson... earned a letter his final three seasons and was captain as a junior and senior... was named All-Moore League as a senior... named by Press Telegram to their men's golf dream team. Averaged 37.9 over nine holes...

Personal...
Blake William Nicolai was born in Long Beach, Calif., and he is the son of Ingrid and Kurt Nicolai... he has a brother... volunteered often while in high school, including time wihth Special Olympics... a Business Administration major with a minor in Art History.

Blake Nicolai Career Stats
Season	Rds	Strks	Lo54	LoRnd	Par/-	Evts	T-5	T-10	T-20	Avg
2006-07	15	1163	225	73	-	5	-	-	-	77.5
2007-08	9	719	230	76	-	3	-	-	-	79.9
2008-09	30	2295	223	72	1	19	-	-	-	76.5
Totals	54	4177	223	72	1	18	-	-	-	77.4

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